Zenith's Helen Lee reaches the top in her career ...and media interviews

News   •   Sep 18, 2018 12:02 +08

The campaign by successful local business leaders holding signs saying "It did not define me" aims to highlight that you can succeed in life, even without being top of the class in your PSLE. And it's a pretty good indicator of success in media interviews, too, as Zenith's Helen Lee demonstrates.

DHL delivers punchy key messages in media savvy package

News   •   Sep 18, 2018 11:18 +08

DHL Express in Malaysia is not just Aon Hewitt Asia Pacific’s best employer for four consecutive years, their Managing Director Christopher Ong isn't so shabby at media interviews either!

TEDxTalk provides infinite opportunity for John-Son Oei

News   •   Sep 06, 2018 08:03 +08

John-Son Oei's confidence, good body posture and maintaining eye contact with his audience makes him worthy for the Best Conference Presentation category of the Hong Bao Media Savvy Awards 2018 this week.

How can you ensure registered delegates actually show up to your event?

Blog posts   •   Sep 06, 2018 07:31 +08

All event managers can relate to the scenario: you've organised a seminar or conference, but between 30% and 50% of registered delegates don't show up. I'm gathering the best ideas to solve this problem. Here are some of my own to get you started.

The power of stories: Our 3 Hong Bao Media Savvy Award nominees show you how

News   •   Aug 30, 2018 04:22 +08

In this week's round of nominations for the Hong Bao Media Savvy Awards 2018, we are shortlisting three local business leaders from various backgrounds, who displayed good media savvy in their interviews.

Financial literacy for children is a breeze for media savvy Roslinda Mohd Solihin

News   •   Aug 16, 2018 13:24 +08

Educating young children on personal financial is difficult for many parents. But in discussing how to do that on Money FM 89.3, Roslinda Mohd Solihin, Head of Adoption Services and Senior Manager of Programmes at APKIM Resources and ACOSS, also showed off her media skills.

Eqhwan Mokhzanee keeps his cool despite being grilled

News   •   Aug 16, 2018 13:09 +08

Eqhwan Mokhzanee, CEO of AmBank Islamic had a lot to say when he was on The Breakfast Grille, BFM 89.9 with host Melisa Idris. In his broadcast interview, Eqhwan discussed his perspective on Islamic Finance (IF) and what it takes for Malaysia to remain competitive.

Is it really that unusual for the CEO to reply to LiveChat messages?

Blog posts   •   Aug 16, 2018 12:46 +08

What a cheeky comment! But yes, I do personally answer our website's LiveChat. Is it really that unusual?

Why Jimmy Kimmel cut Kanye West off when asking about Donald Trump

Blog posts   •   Aug 12, 2018 16:36 +08

The discussion over Kanye West's pregnant pause, when Jimmy Kimmel asked him about Donald Trump, is missing some important nuances. Worse, any camera-shy Asian business leader who watches West getting cut off will wonder whether they can still take time to think before answering questions, or if they should take part in live TV interviews at all.

Seven earnest observations in crisis communications

Blog posts   •   Aug 12, 2018 09:05 +08

In this guest blog, Hong Bao Media's crisis communications expert Patrick Nathan says reflects on seven observations worth sharing from meetings these past few months with a number of organisations, to talk about crisis management and crisis communications.

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